Culture, Arts & Entertainment

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Location: North York Central Library

Every Friday enjoy a wide variety of films followed by refreshments in the auditorium. For more information, call the Language, Literature and Fine Arts Department at 416-395-5639.


Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 25
Fri Feb 01
Fri Feb 08
Fri Feb 15
Fri Feb 22
Wed Mar 20, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Talented students from the school?s opera program dramatically, sorrowfully and hilariously present a short trip through life?s up and downs. Someone will ?die? in dramatic fashion; there will be treachery, deception and hea...

Wed Mar 27, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Intended to complement the exhibition at the Art Gallery of Ontario, this talk will explore the Impressionist painters? response to a world transformed by factories, steam engines, and coal. Presenter: Alison Syme, Associate ...

Thu Apr 25, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

In this overview of Edvard Munch's life and career up to his breakthrough painting The Scream (1893), follow the artist on his first travels outside of Norway to France and to Germany. Learn how frequent trips to the casino i...

Wed Jan 30, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Join our drum circle and learn the traditions and techniques behind Brazilian Samba rhythm. Instruments will be provided and no musical background is required. Instructor: Rodrigo Chavez, percussionist and Latin band leader...

Wed Feb 13, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

John Coltrane was an internationally known jazz musician for a very short period of time, first coming to prominence as part of Miles Davis? ?first great quintet? in the fall of 1955. From the 1959 recording of his second sol...

Thu Jan 24, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

A new range of projects that use structural steel in an exposed, expressive and highly dynamic, visual way has come into fruition in the past 10 years. Steel is no longer that rusty looking metal that gets covered up by decor...

Thu May 02, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Experience the colours, forms and styles of Indian music, in particular the rich folk and classical traditions of the state of Rajasthan. Through performance and commentary learn more about this wonderful South Asian art form...

Wed Mar 20, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Talented students from the school?s opera program dramatically, sorrowfully and hilariously present a short trip through life?s up and downs. Someone will ?die? in dramatic fashion; there will be treachery, deception and hea...

Wed Apr 10, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: North York Central Library

Opera Talks is an interactive series presented by the Canadian Opera Company in partnership with the Toronto Public Library. Join opera scholar Wayne Gooding in a multi-media exploration of Verdi's ...